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About The Fourth Estate

This SHOWTIME® Original documentary series illuminates critical issues facing journalism today through the lens of The New York Times during Donald Trump's presidency. Even as Trump tried to undermine it, The New York Times sought to discover the best way to accurately and honestly cover this unconventional president. Through extraordinary access and exclusive interviews, Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Liz Garbus chronicles the tenacious men and women fighting for the freedom of the press and America's right to know.